Kimpton’s newest DC hotel has in-room telescopes

The Kimpton Glover Park Hotel is Kimpton’s 10th hotel in the District.

The new Kimpton Glover Park Hotel will have 25 of its rooms outfitted with telescopes. (Courtesy Kimpton Glover Park Hotel)
The hotel will have 25 of its rooms outfitted with telescopes.

The hotel includes 154 rooms, some with kitchenettes. (Courtesy Kimpton Glover Park Hotel)
The new hotel includes 154 rooms, some with kitchenettes.

It also includes 2,800 square feet of meeting space, a ballroom and an outdoor terrace.

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The new Kimpton Glover Park Hotel will have 25 of its rooms outfitted with telescopes. (Courtesy Kimpton Glover Park Hotel)
The hotel includes 154 rooms, some with kitchenettes. (Courtesy Kimpton Glover Park Hotel)

WASHINGTON — The Kimpton Glover Park Hotel has its official grand opening on June 15, and 25 of its rooms, with views of the Potomac River and National Mall, will be outfitted with telescopes.

The Glover Park Hotel, at 2505 Wisconsin Ave. NW, opens after an extensive renovation of the former Savoy Suites.

It is Kimpton’s 10th hotel in the District. It also has three hotel properties in Alexandria, making Washington Kimpton’s biggest market.

The Glover Park Hotel includes 154 rooms, some with kitchenettes.

The hotel’s main restaurant serving coastal Italian food, Casolare, won’t open until next month, but will be the second Kimpton restaurant in the District from Chef Michael Schlow.

Schlow also runs The Riggsby at Kimpton’s Carlyle Hotel in D.C., Alta Strada and Conosci in Mount Vernon Triangle and Tico at 14th and U Street, NW.

The new Glover Park Hotel also includes 2,800 square feet of meeting space, a ballroom and an outdoor terrace.

Jeff Clabaugh

Jeff Clabaugh has spent 20 years covering the Washington region's economy and financial markets for WTOP as part of a partnership with the Washington Business Journal, and officially joined the WTOP newsroom staff in January 2016.

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